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It was 25 years ago that a tiny Montana mountain town was thrust into the international spotlight when FBI agents and other law enforcement converged on the tiny cabin of Ted Kaczynski, better known as the Unabomber.
It was a typical day at the Independent Record 25 years ago today, when the newsroom began getting questions about a Unabomber suspect by the name of Theodore Kaczynski.
"When I came back from college, it was a wintry spring day," Lincoln native Becky Garland said with the ease that comes from countless retellings. "I was looking out the window and here's Ted riding his bike down the highway."